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The GOAL Podcast - Official Podcast of Gun Owners' Action League

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The GOAL Podcast is a Second Amendment podcast focused in Massachusetts. We discuss law, regulation, liberty and the efforts of Gun Owners' Action League to protect and preserve 2A rights for the citizens of the Commonwealth, as well as other firearms related topics.

The GOAL Podcast is a Second Amendment podcast focused in Massachusetts. We discuss law, regulation, liberty and the efforts of Gun Owners' Action League to protect and preserve 2A rights for the citizens of the Commonwealth, as well as other firearms related topics.

Location:

United States

Description:

The GOAL Podcast is a Second Amendment podcast focused in Massachusetts. We discuss law, regulation, liberty and the efforts of Gun Owners' Action League to protect and preserve 2A rights for the citizens of the Commonwealth, as well as other firearms related topics.

Language:

English


Episodes

Congress' early anti-gun proposals / .22 for defense? / A history of the M1911

1/22/2021
We talk about Congress' early anti-gun proposals, .22 as a defensive round, and a history of the M1911

Duration:00:50:50

Jim Wallace on 2020 and the Future

1/8/2021
Jim Wallace, Executive Director for GOAL, joins us to talk about 2020, gun law efforts, and the future.

Duration:01:12:56

The GOAL Podcast - Episode 35 - Buying Used and 2020 Wrap Up

12/25/2020
We talk about buying used firearms, training during and ammo shortage, and wrapping up 2020

Duration:01:00:44

Mansfield F&G Indoor Range Opening

12/11/2020
We're on location as Mansfield Fish and Game celebrates the opening of its indoor range! Also some GOAL lawsuit news and holiday gift ideas for the gun people in your life

Duration:00:54:56

Jon Green, GOAL Director of Education and Training

11/27/2020
Jon Green, GOAL's Director of Education and Training visits us to talk about training, hunting, Mass gun law and more!

Duration:01:33:48

GOAL's Jake Zandi and more

11/13/2020
We sit down with GOAL Director of Public Relations Jake Zandi, also election wrap up, and "What's In Your Range Bag?"

Duration:00:59:06

Choosing Defense Ammunition

10/30/2020
In this episode we talk about SCOTUS updates, recent GOAL news, and considerations for choosing defense ammunition

Duration:01:04:48

Training 101

10/16/2020
In this episode we update listeners on GOAL legislator election endorsements and talk about what to expect from training from a student and instructor viewpoint

Duration:00:49:32

Beyond BFS

10/16/2020
In this episode we talk about the Lowell lawsuit, the CA mag ban, and gun ownership options after BFS

Duration:00:45:32

The Primer - Episode 28 - Know Your Rights

6/5/2019
On this episode we discuss gun confiscation, bonded warehouse storage, the laws that apply (MA C.140 s129D) and how a notice of revocation doesn't equal a search warrant! This is vitally important information for licensed gun owners in MA as we also discuss steps that every gun owner should take to protect themselves and their valuable property.

Duration:00:19:59

The Primer - Episode 27 - Healey update & more!

5/1/2019
On this episode we sit down with GOAL Executive Director Jim Wallace to discuss recent goings on relevant to our work, including the status of our ongoing lawsuit against Attorney General Maura Healey (Worman v. Baker), our Concealed Carry Fashion Show, #SelfDefenseisaHumanRight, LTC/FID license delays and more.

Duration:00:39:07

The Primer - Episode 26 - She Equips Herself - Stavroula Avramidis

11/15/2018
On this episode we sit down with Stavroula Avramidis, who just took the leap of faith, left the corporate world and started her own female focused instruction business. She Equips Herself provides women with the tools they need to feel safe and confident no matter the situation, through personal safety workshops and 1 on 1 training. Stav has also recently taken up hunting, and has been spending some quality time in a tree stand, so we discuss what that process has been like, and how she...

Duration:00:14:46

The Primer - Episode 25 - Attorney Jay McMahon For MA Attorney General

10/11/2018
On this episode we sit down with Attorney Jay McMahon. Jay is the Republican candidate for Attorney General with vast real world experience. We discuss the infamous and unconstitutional enforcement notice released by AG Healey on 7/20/16 and the Second Amendment in general, "shall not be infringed" rings true with this candidate! We also discuss the broken MA criminal justice system, how our courts endanger the good citizens of Massachusetts (#MACourtFails), while AG Healey instead chooses...

Duration:00:32:14

The Primer - Episode 24 - Legislator Ratings & More

8/23/2018
The Primer Episode 24 On this episode we discuss our soon to be published legislator and candidate grades for Massachusetts' elected officials and candidates. We also touch on the 3D fear mongering being perpetrated by many anti Second Amendment legislators, including our attorney general. We also discuss the kids marching 50 miles to Smith & Wesson to demand more gun control laws, and how their efforts are sadly misdirected. Thanks for tuning in! GOAL's website: www.goal.org Follow us...

Duration:00:22:37

The Primer - Episode 23 - ERPO Wrap Up

7/20/2018
Now that the Extreme Risk Protection (ERPO) - "Red Flag" law has been signed into law by Governor Charlie Baker, we look back at the process, the many mistakes by legislative leadership, how it will fail to protect us, how it will fail to help those in need, and how they completely screwed up on electronic self defense devices. We also discuss the opioid epidemic in MA, which last year claimed almost 2000 people in Massachusetts, and how the legislature is refusing to increase penalties for...

Duration:00:42:03

The Primer - Episode 22 - Red Flag Legislation Should Raise A Red Flag

2/22/2018
On this episode we discuss "extreme protection order" legislation, currently being rebranded as "red flag" legislation across the country. This legislation, funded by New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg has been filed in many states, with the intention of providing a vehicle for stripping Second Amendment civil rights from citizens. People need to know that this legislation will do nothing to help people with mental health issues. We also discuss our new opioid and firearm trafficking...

Duration:00:29:27

The Primer - Episode 21 - Bump Stocks & Other Legislative Issues

2/14/2018
Welcome to the Primer, official podcast of Gun Owners' Action League. On this episode we discuss the recent bump stock ban by the MA legislature and why GOAL did not take action in court. We also discuss other legislative issues, currently being discussed at the State House. Please note, this episode was recorded on February 6, 2018.

Duration:00:45:07

The Primer - Episode 20 - "The Second Amendment Is A Privilege"

11/17/2017
The Massachusetts Joint Committee On Public Safety & Homeland Security held a public hearing yesterday regarding many Second Amendment related bills. As you can imagine there was a lot of testimony on both sides of the issue. During the testimony a MA State Representative from Cambridge, MA provided chilling testimony that is a glaring example of the disrespect that many on her side of the aisle, within the MA legislature has for the Second Amendment. For this reason, GOAL has filed...

Duration:00:10:58

The Primer - Episode 19 - Extreme Risk Legislation

8/7/2017
We started discussing H.3081, An Act Establishing Extreme Risk Protective Orders on Episode 17, "bad legislation and legal weed". Since that time, the legislation has gained momentum in the halls of the State House, so we wanted to revisit it and point out the many issues presented by this bill. For more info, you can also see our blog, here. If you would like to donate to our Dog Days Fundraiser, please click here. Thank you everyone for listening and supporting GOAL!

Duration:00:25:53

The Primer - Episode 18 - Self Defense Choice Legislation

5/11/2017
GOAL has been working on two new bills, which will enable people to choose their best means of self defense and get government out of the way. We made great strides towards that in 2014 when we deregulated the sale of self defense sprays, and are now working towards doing the same with electronic devices. These products are available over the counter in the majority of the country and we are working towards getting MA into the light regarding self defense choice. We hope you enjoy!

Duration:00:21:27